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Defining the Catchment Area
UNC Lineberger serves all NC residents by conducting research that is responsive to North Carolinians’ needs and by ensuring that high quality, accessible cancer care is provided to all who need it.
UNC Lineberger is the only public NCI-designated cancer center in the state serving all North Carolinians.
Our cancer research and outreach efforts span all 100 counties.
Density of UNC Lineberger Active Research and Outreach Efforts
Our NC Cancer Hospital serves patients from every county
As the 9th most populous state in the US, North Carolina is…
70.6% White race
22.2% Black race
3.2% Asian race
1.6% Native American race
and 9.6% Hispanic/Latinx, all races
23% of North Carolinians live in one of the states’ 54 rural counties
Downloadable NC Catchment Data Fact Sheets below.